The more NFL players, owners, brass, and other fellow travelers on the NAPETR talk about this fiasco, the worse it gets.
Incompetent Quote #1:
“What I see with the N.F.L. owners is a bunch of good old boys telling the players: Stay in your place.”
——Black Lives Matter demonstrator outside NFL headquarters.
Comment: “In their place” in this context means“doing the job for which they are paid millions of dollars and not undermining the business of their bosses by irresponsible non-football activities on the field. “ Yup, telling employees to stay in their place is what all employers do, must do, and have every right, indeed an obligation to do.
Calling such employers “good ol’ boys” is bigotry and race-baiting, which is what racist organizations like BLM do.
Incompetent Quote #2:
“We need to be above petty attacks from anybody, because racial and socioeconomic inequality has existed in this country for too long,”
——- Jed York,the chief executive and co-owner of the San Francisco 49ers, which started this mess. Continue reading